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Four hundred and forty-six individuals have signed a public appeal for the release of Xu Zhiyong and others detained for calling for public disclosure of officials’ assets. Xu was criminally detained on July 16 for “gathering a crowd to disrupt order in a public place.” His detention followed a...
On July 31, lawyers, relatives of targeted lawyers, and other citizens initiated a signature campaign for an appeal to the Central Commission for Discipline Inspection and the Supreme People’s Procuratorate. The appeal requests that officers from the Ministry of Public Security be investigated and...
In this update, the students and recent graduates of Peking University who initiated the public statement on July 29 to support the detained Jasic workers in Shenzhen report that their statement has garnered more than 1,600 signatures in just one day—despite the statement having been deleted from...

October 2015

[English translation by Human Rights in China]


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In this public statement, Chinese human rights lawyers and citizens condemn the detention of four prominent human rights lawyers, Jiang Tianyong (江天勇), Tang Jitian (唐吉田), Wang Cheng (王成), and Zhang Junjie (张俊杰), as well as many citizens by authorities in the Jiansanjiang Bureau of Management at...
Fu Hualing University of Hong Kong Professor Fu Hualing discusses the potential contributions of the Regulations on Open Government Information (OGI Regulations) in China, and three hurdles that could prevent their effective implementation. Introduction
It has been nearly two years since China’s first access to information statute took effect on May 1, 2008.
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The information contained in this summary is based on information collected by HRIC in May and is not intended as a complete list. Rather, it should be viewed as a representation of larger trends of dissent and repression in China. Media Censorship Petitions and Protests Human Rights Defenders...